Posts Tagged ‘Self-Defense’

Enablers of Tyranny and Crime

Sunday, January 2, 2011 20:05 6 Comments

Just like I refuse to the term “gay” to describe homosexuals (the term gay has nothing to do with sex), I am no longer using the term “gun control advocate.” Destroying another person’s freedom has nothing to do with ‘gun control.’ I call them promoters of no-gun legislation, because that’s what they do: use the [...]

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Can You Shoot a 12-Year-Old?

Tuesday, October 12, 2010 23:33 33 Comments

For a little over a year, Time magazine has been running “The Detroit Blog,” a special assignment blog dedicated to attempting to write about and understand Detroit. The writers are from Detroit and/or the surrounding area, and mostly, the blog is meant for curious outsiders who think Detroit is a freak show that makes for [...]

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Shooting for Self-Defense?

Sunday, April 18, 2010 13:09 22 Comments

First, a couple of news items that are actually something to cheer about concerning our rights to defend our liberties: Arizona is allowing concealed carry without a permit, and the Colorado Court of Appeals ruled that the University of Colorado has no authority to bar students or visitors from lawfully carrying guns on campus. This [...]

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Judge: Defend Yourself Because the State Can’t Defend You

Monday, April 12, 2010 21:45 5 Comments

In Ashtabula County (Ohio), the Sheriff’s Department has been cut in half, and the jails are full with a waiting list for bed space. One man made sense. Ashtabula County Common Pleas Judge Alfred Mackey was asked what residents should¬†do to protect themselves and their families with the severe cutback in law enforcement. “Arm themselves,” [...]

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Why Your Kid Needs a Gun

Saturday, January 16, 2010 16:51 No Comments

So he can defend his Mom from armed home invaders. At 11 years old. And with a .22! Thanks to Charles Everett for the link.

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The Key to Freedom

Saturday, December 5, 2009 14:21 2 Comments

The Swiss know what that is.

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Guns, Not Shoes

Sunday, July 26, 2009 21:15 16 Comments

I posted this on earlier today because it was requested that I do so, if I was interested. Here’s the post. ——————— I was asked to start what we hope will become a sequence of blog posts from LRC bloggers talking about what guns they prefer for purposes of self-preservation in a defensive mode [...]

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